Shellfish Department

Constable David W Grunden

Herring Warden

Marine Biologist



Office: Robert E Rose Town Garage, 347 County Road, Oak Bluffs

Telephone: (508) 693-0072

Fax: (508) 696-6472

Cell: (508) 958-5401


Deputy Constable Jason Mallory




Shellfish licenses can be purchased year round Monday through Friday at the Town Hall; for shellfish license inquiries, please contact Sheetal Grande in the Selectmen's Office, 56 School Street, (508) 693-3554 x115


Recreational permits can also be purchased at Dick's Bait & Tackle, 108 New York Avenue, Oak Bluffs, 508-693-7669. 


One week, two week and one month recreational permits are available from May 1st through September 30th.